Patna Medical College was formally established as Temple Medical School in 1874. After shifting to Darbhanga then it was replaced by Prince of Wales Medical College in 1925. It now Patna Medical College, Patna continues to remain as one of the leading lights for medical education in India.
Patna Medical College is ranked as the prominent, well-established colleges in the field of medical, situated in Patna, Bihar. The college offers undergraduate, and postgraduate courses in the field of medical education both for Bihar & outside Bihar. Patna Medical college admissions are through the Combined Medical Education Entrance Test which is conducted by the Medical Council of India.
The college is a mainstay for medical education and treatment to the masses, not only in this State but the adjoining area of the neighboring States. Since inception the college providing valuable services to students such as the medical library, hostel, laboratory, hospital, lecture theaters, and so on.
The departments of the Patna Medical College are as follows-:
Medical Council of India
Aryabatta Knowledge University
Patna Medical College offers full-time 5-year MBBS course is held for 150 seats at the undergraduate level. The course is conducted by MCI with full-time hospital services to provide better medical services.
MBBS admissions are provided through NEET-UG exam. After the declaration of merit list, a candidate is selected for counseling program then final admission round.
MD/MS and diploma offered at Patna Medical College are full-time courses at postgraduate level.
MD has various specialization such as Gen, Med, Paediatrics, Skin & VD, Radiodiagnosis, Radiotherapy, Psychiatry, Anaesthesiology, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, PSM, Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, Pathology, Microbiology, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation with minimum duration 2-year to 5-year.
MS has various specialization in Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, and Anatomy with duration of 2-3 years.
Diploma courses have specialization in Child Health, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Medical Radio Diagnosis, Orthopaedics, Anaesthesiology, Clinical Pathology, Microbiology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation with duration of 2 years.
MD/MS and diploma admissions are provided through the NEET-PG exam. A candidate must have a degree of MBBS with merit marks.